Due to time constraints the best fights of the last two months will be presented together. Here are the top 10s:
Top 10 Fights of May
10) Kaline Medeiros’ technical knockout over Aline Serio – Invicta FC 17: Evinger vs. Schneider
9) Tonya Evinger’s unanimous decision over Colleen Schneider – Invicta FC 17: Evinger vs. Schneider
8) Rachel Ostovich’s split decision victory over Ariel Beck – Invicta FC 17: Evinger vs. Schneider
7) Mauricio Rua’s split decision victory over Corey Anderson – UFC 198: Werdum vs. Miocic
6) Cristiane Justino’s technical knockout victory over Leslie Smith – UFC 198: Werdum vs. Miocic
5) Ronaldo Souza’s technical knockout victory over Vitor Belfort – UFC 198: Werdum vs. Miocic
4) Stipe Miocic’s knockout of Fabricio Werdum – UFC 198: Werdum vs Miocic – Upset of the Month
3) Tatiana Suarez’s submission of JJ Aldrich – The Ultimate Fighter 23 – Submission of the Month
It wasn’t an easy win for cancer survivor Tatiana Suarez but she did what she does best to impose her will and win.
2) Charmaine Tweet’s technical knockout of Latoya Walker – Invicta FC 17 – Knockout of the Month
Charmaine Tweet pulled a great spinning back first in a match that she was losing at points, but came back.
1) Angela Hill’s split decision victory over Livia Renata Souza – Invicta FC 17 – Fight of the Month
A close match, one might say that the defending champion should’ve won but in the end the TUF alumni won gold.
Top 10 Fights of June
10) Josh Stansbury’s majority decision victory over Abdel Medjedoub – The Ultimate Fighter 23
9) Dominick Cruz’s unanimous decision victory over Urijah Faber – UFC 199: Rockhold vs Bisping 2
8) Andrew Sanchez’s knockout of Eric Spicely – The Ultimate Fighter: Team Joanna vs. Team Claudia
7) Brian Ortega’s knockout by knee victory over Clay Guida – UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2
6) Dustin Poirier’s knockout by punches victory over Bobby Green – UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2
5) Beneil Dariush’s knockout by punch victory over James Vick – UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2
4) Michael Bisping knocks out Luke Rockhold – UFC 199: Rockhold vs Bisping 2 – Upset of the Month
3) Amanda Cooper submits Lanchana Green – The Ultimate Fighter 23 – Submission of the Month
Amanda Cooper was able to prove that she has more then boxing in her arsenal when she submitted Lanchana.
2) Dan Henderson’s knockout victory over Hector Lombard – UFC 199 – Knockout of the Month
While elbows are certainly sharp and can cause some damage it’s not often that they actually cause knockouts.
1) Kate Jackson’s unanimous decision of Ashley Yoder – The Ultimate Fighter 23 – Fight of the Month
This was a close fight as were several during this season and probably should’ve gone a third round but didn’t.